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VICE President Joice Mujuru and one of her sidekicks Cde Nicholas Goche who were both implicated in the plot to assassinate President Mugabe yesterday missed the final Politburo ahead of Congress on account of illness.

Cde Goche was said to be seriously under the weather as he was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit of a Harare private hospital, with sources saying he was suffering from hypertension in the wake of the exposure of his scandalous utterances and subsequent decision to opt

The late Solomon Mujuru's elder brother, Joel, says Zanu PF's increasingly violent factional succession wars have cast fresh doubts on the circumstances surrounding his young brother's much-debated death in a mysterious inferno three years ago.

As a result, he said in an interview at his humble homestead in Goromonzi yesterday that it may be a question of time before "the truth comes out" and the perpetrators of the heinous 2011 act are "smoked out".

Joel said the family was also

UNDER-fire Presidential Affairs Minister and Zanu-PF secretary for administration, Didymus Mutasa has dismissed claims that he is involved in a plot to assassinate President Mugabe, saying he is the one who takes care of the Head of State.

This follows revelations at last week's Extraordinary Politburo meeting that Mutasa had boasted to one of his lovers that the President would be shot.

"If President Mugabe blocks the ascendancy of VP Mujuru to the Presidency at the Zanu-PF

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is said to be considering appointing four deputies in a bid to deal with the explosive issue of his succession which risks splintering his Zanu PF party.

Zanu PF heads towards a key elective congress in early December and Mugabe is under pressure to drop his deputy Joice Mujuru after she was accused of treason and grand corruption by the veteran leader's own wife.

But Mugabe is wary that side-lining and further humiliation of Mujuru – who had established a

VICE President Joice Mujuru has been sucked into a scandal involving abuse of office and obstruction of justice after her daughter Chipo Mujuru-Makoni was involved in a fatal road accident which claimed two lives along Enterprise Road in Harare.

The accident — which occurred on December 10, 2012 — claimed the life of the two-month-old son of an Iranian doctor Dr Amin Hamidzadeh and a Zimbabwean, Joseph Ngonji, who was driving Dr Hamidzadeh's wife, daughter and two sons.


Under fire Vice President, Dr Joice Mujuru is leading a host of Zanu PF bigwigs who have fallen by the wayside after losing in Central Committee elections held in various provinces.

Joining Dr Mujuru are several cabinet ministers, among them Cdes Lazarus Dokora, Nicholas Goche, Cde Dzikamai Mavhaire, Walter Mzembi, Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, Flora Bhuka and Francis Nhema, who all lost their Central Committee membership.
In Mashonaland Central Province, Dr Mujuru and Cde Dokora

At least 10 Cabinet ministers and more than 100 Zanu PF legislators face the political wilderness as the mindless bloodletting in the divided party reaches alarming levels ahead of its crucial "elective" congress scheduled for next week.

The well-choreographed bloodbath, masterminded by the party's bigwigs, is raising serious concerns about its impact on ever-deteriorating government services and Zimbabwe's ailing economy, which has been operating on autopilot ever since Zanu PF's

TENSION is simmering within a family in Bulawayo's Mzilikazi suburb following incest allegations that a man is double-crossing his wife with his mother.

The stunning revelations emerged on Friday last week at the Bulawayo Civil Court where Letwin Gwatidzo had dragged her daughter-in-law Theresa Makoni seeking a protection order against her saying she was verbally and physically abusing her.

Gwatidzo said Makoni was abusing her after she suspected that she was involved in a sexual

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Zanu-PF district chairperson Cde Leonard Chisaka was found hanging from a tree near his homestead in Uzumba, Mashonaland East, at the weekend.

Family members say foul play is suspected as the now deceased openly opposed those linked to a faction led by Vice President Joice Mujuru. Police say they are treating the case as murder.

Chisaka (33) died days after he had reported death threats from unknown persons following his involvement in demonstrations in Marondera against the

ZANU PF official Fidelis Fengu, fingered in an alleged plot to topple President Robert Mugabe by forging an alliance between Vice-President Joice Mujuru and ex-Premier Morgan Tsvangirai, yesterday said that he had no capacity to topple the veteran leader and pledged his loyalty to the leader.

Fengu yesterday called for thorough investigations into allegations that he had planned to topple Mugabe. He said the investigations should be treated with the seriousness they deserved "as the

Journalist Itai Dzamara managed to have about 500 signatures for his protest to oust President Mugabe.

Now he is hitting the road to launch his protest in Bulawayo. Many have applauded Dzamara's bravery but few have joined in his group's protest.

"The whole nation agrees with our demands for the Mugabe regime to admit failure, step down and pave way for a new national plan of rescuing the country. We have had the calls for us to take our mission to all corners of the country. We

A ZIMBABWEAN man was found dead, half naked on a bridge at Thohoyandou in South Africa's Limpopo province after he was allegedly stabbed by unknown suspects.

South African police spokesperson for Thohoyandou, Major Mashudu Malelo identified the man as Tafi Nyika, 27. He said Nyika's killers also robbed him of money and clothes before dumping his body at the bridge over the Mvudi River last week.

Nyika, a creative artist from Harare, lived at Muledane Village in Thohoyandou.

AN 11-year-old Nkulumane girl has filed rape charges against her two lovers (names withheld) who are friends after she was caught in possession of used condoms in her primary school uniform pockets.

This came to light when the grandmother of the child (name withheld) found two used condoms in her granddaughter's pockets after she left for school.

An 'A' Level student at Foundation College appeared before the Western Commonage magistrate Tancy Chipumha-Dube facing charges of rape

UNDER fire Energy and Power Development Minister Dzikamai Mavhaire connived with his deputy Engineer Munacho Mutezo to coerce Zesa Holdings to give money to the Manicaland Zanu-PF Women's League ahead of its conference last August to abet Vice President Joice Mujuru's bid to oust President Mugabe.

According to a bank statement seen by the news crew, and reproduced on Page 2, Zesa Holdings deposited $40 000 in the Manicaland Women's League account number 23916650018 held by CBZ Bank on

An 18-month toddler who was brutally tortured by her helper has received medical attention and is doing well says her mother.

The baby girl, Arnella Kamanzi was at home with her nanny, Jolly Tumuhirwe when after vomiting, the helper unleashed a series of brutal attacks on her.

The nanny was caught on camera, savagely slapping the child, viciously throwing her to the floor and using a blunt object to forcefully beat her while she continuously stepped on the toddler's tiny body.

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